Faunal list of the Lepidoptera of the provinces in Turkey, together with the recorded pterygots. Cesa News 97: 1-3.
In this short note, provincial lists of the Lepidoptera of Turkey published by the authors are reminded. Present numbers of the recorded species of the Lepidoptera and other pterygots for 81 provinces of Turkey are mentioned in a table. The reasons of the dissimilarity of the numbers among the provinces are explained. It is also apprised the planned future articles on this subject.
Results of the two entomological trips in summer around Van Lake (East Turkey). Cesa News 97: 4-12, 36 figs.
This paper deals with two short trips realized in 2014 in Van Lake Basin. On 30 July northern slopes of Artos Mt., (Van Province), on 31 July inside of Nemrut Caldera (Bitlis Province) were visited. A number of species of the following 9 orders are recorded and illustrated: Odonata, Orthoptera, Mantodea, Hemiptera, Planipennia, Lepidoptera, Diptera, Hymenoptera, and Coleoptera. Chlorochroa juniperina (Pentatomidae, Hemiptera) and Parnopes grandior (Chrysididae, Hymenoptera) are reported here for the first time. The genus Zygaena and Z. loti are also new record for the Nemrut Caldera.
Rediscovering of Charaxes jasius jasius (Linnaeus, 1767) (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) in Lebanon. Cesa News 97: 13-19, 2 figs.
New data are presented concerning the rare nymphalid butterfly Charaxes jasius jasius (Linnaeus, 1767) in southern Lebanon. The current taxonomic status, biology, ecology, and distribution in the Middle East are reviewed